BMW 8 Series Specs & Dimensions

Technical data

External dimensions

BMW 8 Series dimensions diagram 4,851 mm 1,902 mm 1,346 mm
Values shown are maximum dimensions
Number of doors
2
Turning circle
11.6 - 11.9 m
Wheelbase
2.82 m

Internal dimensions

Number of seats
4
Boot (seats up)
420 L

Transmission and fuel

Transmission
Automatic

Trims and engines

8 Series

Photo is for illustrative purposes

8 Series M Sport

RRP £83,990

Carwow price from

£75,847

On top of the M Sport bodykit, there's also some high-gloss exterior highlights, plus 20-inch alloy wheels, adaptive LED lights and electrically folding door mirrors. Inside, you sit on electrically adjustable heated sports seats with memory function, stare at the very latest BMW digital instruments, and enjoy the dual-zone climate control.

M Sport standard equipment

  • Servotronic system
  • Check control system
  • On board computer
  • Service interval indicator
  • Head up Display
  • Outside temperature display
  • Run flat indicator
  • Speed limiter
  • BMW Teleservices
  • Wi-Fi hotspot
  • Oil sensor for level and grade
  • BMW legal emergency call
  • Condition based service
  • Brake pad wear indicator
  • Drive experience control with Sport, Comfort, Eco Pro and Adaptive modes
  • Instrument and upper door panel in walknappa leather
  • Integrated owners handbook
  • BMW ConnectedDrive online services
  • Electric bootlid
  • Bluetooth hands free facility with USB audio interface, voice control and enhanced bluetooth + Wireless charging
  • iDrive controller with shortcut buttons
  • Light on warning
  • Automatic tailgate operation, remote opening with key, closing by tailgate button or remote control including tailgate in LED technology
  • Locking wheel bolts
  • Centre lock switch
  • Comfort access system
  • Keyless entry with start/stop button
  • Closing system with central locking
  • Alarm system (Thatcham 1) with electronic engine immobiliser
  • Vehicle key with exclusive M designation
  • Side impact protection
  • Anti-lock Brake System and Electronic Brakeforce Distribution
  • DSC - Dynamic Stability Control
  • Warning triangle and first aid kit
  • Cornering brake control (CBC)
  • Dynamic brake control
  • Dynamic Traction Control - DTC
  • Hill start assist
  • Integrated brake system
  • Electromechanical parking brake with automatic drive away release and auto hold function
  • Tyre pressure monitoring system (TPMS)
  • Active protection
  • Crash sensor activating central locking release, hazard warning lights, fuel cut off, interior lighting, safety battery terminal clamp and airbags
  • Front three point with pyrotechnical belt latch tensioner seat belts, belt force limiter and belt stopper
  • Rear three point with pyrotechnical belt latch tensioner seat belts and belt force limiter
  • Airbags - Driver and front passenger airbag with seat occupancy detection, knee, side and front passenger seat airbag deactivation
  • 18" M Sport braking system with blue painted brake calipers with M designation
  • Head airbags for 1st and 2nd seat row
  • Brake discs, compound structure
  • ISOFIX child seat mounting for the two outer rear seats
  • Anthracite headlining
  • 50/50 split folding rear seat
  • Front door pockets
  • 2 rear head restraints
  • Front reading lights
  • Lockable glove compartment with light
  • Front seat heating
  • Microfilter and active carbon filter
  • Automatic air conditioning with 2-zone control
  • 2 cup holders in front
  • Steering column with adjustable height and length and activation via control on the steering column
  • Front entry lights doors
  • Front sun visors with ticket holder and illuminated mirror
  • 4 seats
  • BMW ID
  • Lashing eyelets
  • Interior lighting - Interior light front centre above interior mirror,luggage compartment light,automatic interior light system soft on/soft off
  • Ambient light with dynamic interior light
  • Through loading function
  • 3 spoke M sport leather multifunction steering wheel with shift paddle
  • 1 x 12V power socket in front centre console
  • Storage compartment under front centre armrest with light, 1 x 12V power socket and USB
  • Heated windscreen washer jets
  • Climate comfort windscreen
  • Sun protection glass
  • High beam assistant
  • Dynamic brake lights
  • LED rear lights
  • Illuminated door handles
  • Front and rear bumper system with replaceable deformation elements
  • Welcome lights in interior and door handle area
  • Follow me home headlight function
  • Frameless interior mirror
  • Thermally insulated windscreen
  • Heat protection, sun protection glazing
  • Third LED technology brake light in rear window
  • Front electric windows
  • Carbon core
  • Automatic windscreen wipers and automatic headlight
  • sDrive designation on left tailgate
  • Rear boot
  • Rain sensor and automatic driving lights control
  • Exterior mirrors - Floating design mirror,exterior mirror housing upper in vehicle colour,electric adjust/heated,aspherical,electric fold in function
  • Front ornamental grille with kidney grille bars
  • Heated rear window, glass
  • Daytime driving lights front and rear active
  • Illuminated radiator grille iconic glow
  • Model logo on right tailgate in chrome
  • DAB Digital radio
  • Favourite buttons
  • Sport exhaust system
  • Adaptive M suspension
  • Petrol Particulate Filter
  • M Sport differential
  • Double wishbone front axle
  • Dynamic Damper Control
  • Eight speed sport automatic transmission
  • Connected professional pack - 8 Series
  • M sport exterior styling aerodynamics pack - 8 Series
  • BMW Live cockpit professional pack - 8 Series
  • Exterior items pack - 8 Series

One engine available with the M Sport trim

8 Series

Photo is for illustrative purposes

8 Series M850i

RRP £116,045

Carwow price from

£104,765

M850i versions of the BMW 8 Series come with a twin-turbo V8 petrol engine, an upgraded M Sport differential for extra grip in slippery conditions and a sports exhaust system alongside grey-painted grilles, door mirrors and vents. You also get plenty of features carried over from the standard car, including 20-inch alloy wheels, a reversing camera, automatic headlights, rain-sensing wipers, rear parking sensors and heated leather seats with electric adjustment. You also get a digital driver's display and a touchscreen infotainment system with gesture and voice control features. Apple CarPlay smartphone mirroring and satellite navigation are also included, alongside a Harmon Kardon stereo, Bluetooth connectivity, interior mood lighting and a head-up display.

M850i standard equipment

  • Servotronic system
  • Check control system
  • On board computer
  • Service interval indicator
  • Head up Display
  • Outside temperature display
  • Run flat indicator
  • Speed limiter
  • BMW Teleservices
  • Wi-Fi hotspot
  • Integral active steering
  • Oil sensor for level and grade
  • BMW legal emergency call
  • Condition based service
  • Brake pad wear indicator
  • Drive experience control with Sport, Comfort, Eco Pro and Adaptive modes
  • Instrument and upper door panel in walknappa leather
  • Integrated owners handbook
  • BMW ConnectedDrive online services
  • Electric bootlid
  • Bluetooth hands free facility with USB audio interface, voice control and enhanced bluetooth + Wireless charging
  • iDrive controller with shortcut buttons
  • Light on warning
  • Automatic tailgate operation, remote opening with key, closing by tailgate button or remote control including tailgate in LED technology
  • Locking wheel bolts
  • Centre lock switch
  • Comfort access system
  • Keyless entry with start/stop button
  • Closing system with central locking
  • Alarm system (Thatcham 1) with electronic engine immobiliser
  • Vehicle key with exclusive M designation
  • Side impact protection
  • Anti-lock Brake System and Electronic Brakeforce Distribution
  • DSC - Dynamic Stability Control
  • Warning triangle and first aid kit
  • Cornering brake control (CBC)
  • Dynamic brake control
  • Dynamic Traction Control - DTC
  • Hill start assist
  • Integrated brake system
  • Electromechanical parking brake with automatic drive away release and auto hold function
  • Tyre pressure monitoring system (TPMS)
  • Active protection
  • Crash sensor activating central locking release, hazard warning lights, fuel cut off, interior lighting, safety battery terminal clamp and airbags
  • Front three point with pyrotechnical belt latch tensioner seat belts, belt force limiter and belt stopper
  • Rear three point with pyrotechnical belt latch tensioner seat belts and belt force limiter
  • Airbags - Driver and front passenger airbag with seat occupancy detection, knee, side and front passenger seat airbag deactivation
  • Head airbags for 1st and 2nd seat row
  • Brake discs, compound structure
  • ISOFIX child seat mounting for the two outer rear seats
  • Anthracite headlining
  • 50/50 split folding rear seat
  • Front door pockets
  • 2 rear head restraints
  • Front reading lights
  • Lockable glove compartment with light
  • Front seat heating
  • Microfilter and active carbon filter
  • Automatic air conditioning with 2-zone control
  • 2 cup holders in front
  • Steering column with adjustable height and length and activation via control on the steering column
  • Front entry lights doors
  • Front sun visors with ticket holder and illuminated mirror
  • 4 seats
  • BMW ID
  • Lashing eyelets
  • Interior lighting - Interior light front centre above interior mirror,luggage compartment light,automatic interior light system soft on/soft off
  • Ambient light with dynamic interior light
  • Through loading function
  • 3 spoke M sport leather multifunction steering wheel with shift paddle
  • 1 x 12V power socket in front centre console
  • Storage compartment under front centre armrest with light, 1 x 12V power socket and USB
  • Heated windscreen washer jets
  • Climate comfort windscreen
  • Sun protection glass
  • High beam assistant
  • Dynamic brake lights
  • LED rear lights
  • Illuminated door handles
  • Front and rear bumper system with replaceable deformation elements
  • Welcome lights in interior and door handle area
  • Follow me home headlight function
  • Frameless interior mirror
  • xDrive designation on left tailgate
  • Thermally insulated windscreen
  • Heat protection, sun protection glazing
  • High gloss shadowline exterior
  • Third LED technology brake light in rear window
  • Front electric windows
  • Carbon core
  • Automatic windscreen wipers and automatic headlight
  • Rear boot
  • Rain sensor and automatic driving lights control
  • Exterior mirrors - Floating design mirror,exterior mirror housing upper in vehicle colour,electric adjust/heated,aspherical,electric fold in function
  • Front ornamental grille with kidney grille bars
  • Heated rear window, glass
  • Daytime driving lights front and rear active
  • Radiator grille frame in pearl chrome
  • Air breather inlay in pearl chrome, frame in black high gloss
  • M emblem on front side panel in light chrome
  • Window frame and mirror base in black high gloss
  • Illuminated radiator grille iconic glow
  • Model logo on right tailgate in chrome
  • DAB Digital radio
  • Favourite buttons
  • Sport exhaust system
  • Petrol Particulate Filter
  • M Sport differential
  • Double wishbone front axle
  • Dynamic Damper Control
  • Eight speed sport automatic transmission
  • BMW xDrive system
  • Connected professional pack - 8 Series
  • M sport exterior styling aerodynamics pack - 8 Series
  • BMW Live cockpit professional pack - 8 Series
  • M Performance pack - 8 Series
  • Exterior items pack - 8 Series/xDrive

One engine available with the M850i trim